Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York City, 2011

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,427 3,705 3.3 2.1 - 4.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 393 584 1.7 0.1 - 3.4
Non-Hispanic Black 336 1,064 4.6 1.5 - 7.6
Non-Hispanic Other 253 1,061 5.2 1.6 - 8.8
Hispanic 445 996 2.7 0.7 - 4.7
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 61 658 10.9 0.3 - 21.6
20-24 years old 239 583 2.8 0.4 - 5.2
25-34 years old 776 1,631 2.6 1.2 - 4.0
35 years old or more 351 832 3.4 0.8 - 6.0
Education
Less than high school 278 483 2.0 0.0 - 4.2
High school graduate 305 656 2.7 0.2 - 5.1
More than high school 842 2,566 3.9 2.2 - 5.7
Marital Status
Married 836 1,628 2.5 1.1 - 3.9
Not Married 591 2,076 4.4 2.2 - 6.5
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 658 1,246 2.4 1.0 - 3.9
On Medicaid 769 2,458 3.9 2.1 - 5.8

Detailed definition of indicator

Technical Notes

  • Respondents - The number of mothers who responded to this question.
  • Estimated Population Affected - Number of mothers/infants with characteristic or condition.